December 12, 2017

Director of Equalization

In Oglala Lakota County the Director of Equalization is responsible for assessing fee lands only. A map showing the location of fee lands is displayed below. Requests for information regarding non-fee land should be made to the BIA.
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Services
Property Assessment
Assessment Appeals
Tax Assistance Programs
Owner Occupancy
Information on New Ag Land Assessment

Mission
County Directors of Equalization are appointed to their office by the Board of County Commissioners.  Their responsibility is to assess all real property in the county for property tax purpose.  By law, the assessed value must be its full and true or market value.  Resident persons dissatisfied with their assessment may appeal to the local board, the county board, the Office of Hearing Examiners (OHE) and then the courts. Non-resident property owners first step in the appeal process would be to the county board of equalization.

 

 

 

Director of Equalization:
Director:
 Susie Simkins
Deputy: Frances Denison
Assessor: Mardoqueo “Marty” Harrington
Sales Clerk: Cindy Peacock
Clerk: Caitlin Turner

906 N. River St.
Hot Springs, SD  57747
Phone: (605) 745-5136
Fax:  (605) 745-4017
frdoe@gwtc.net